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to improve anytime soon. brad has been in ocean city, md., sandy first arrived. some shelterg right now. i thought this was going to calm down. in fact, the wind speed has storm hasbecause the tooser as it came shore in new jersey. ,t is nasty looking, certainly are about half the what they were when [inaudible] blowing in.n stille you can see which way the wind blowing. are heading toward another in a few hours. we had a high tide this morning at 8:00 that was pretty dramatic. up and overoming the sea wall. pretty substantial. this is an example of the power of those waves. is one of the benches they very heavy cast-iron bench. it was drawn into this garden. as was this bench. another one over there. it is pretty much like that up and down the boardwalk. you can see some of the debris out here. you can see the sand starting to on the boardwalk as the and thecomes exposed comes walking around the buildings. -- would been around the buildings. about theconcern flooding and there was a lot of flooding in ocean city big 16 street south all the way to the image, a block behind the boardwalk, a
of their paycheck to the city. sam ford has more on what to get back.t but i do not understand what is on in this place. >> i do not understand what is going on in this place. >> the council took up several e revenuegetting mor workers, since d.c. prohibited from taxing residents. new-ill would provide all to give back 4% of their salary. >> those dollars within our city. if you go to ask the workers, it "if you live in d.c.?" >> i live in maryland. i have been in maryland all of my life. of the city's 31,000 58% do not live in the city. one worker moved to maryland h his new wife. i was born in d.c. >> he was not at the hearing and those that were read council the riot act. >> we, of course, want to hear the public. do not affect our ability to people and retain them. >> in northwest washington, sam ford, abc 7 news. as it could as good be. and feeling more like summer around here. afteras more, coming up the break. and another showdown this weekend. one for the record book. [ mamale announcer ] we the people, the middle class, who move our country forward, work hard, raise familie
to keep the fans moving. the loser will have to apply the plight of the winning city over city hall. -- fly the flag of the winning city over city hall. >> nasa is concerned over what curiosity salt. >> what inspired astor not martelly to write a book about a mouse? >> cloudy and chilly now, but much better weather is on the way. pala howze: it just seems like such an... infringement on our lives. how dare they step into my life that way. it's none of their business. he's trying to restrict us again. he's taking us backwards. george allen is the last thing we need in washington. anncr: the democratic senatorial campaign committee is... responsible for the content of this advertising. >> retired after not martelly, the husband of -- retired astronauts mark kelly has written a book called mouse tronaut. he said he is inspired to write by what he calls a crisis in education. >> we are often not in the top 50 anymore. we used to be at the top. >> there is mark kelly with former -- with his wife, former congresswoman gabrielle giffords. >> an incredible look at another first on
of crews today to check the system and also hit in every quadrant of the city. >> making sure i am prepared in basement and are tenants are -- and our ready prepared and ready. >> this person is among the buyingave of customers depot ins at the home district. customers bought batteries. >> i really was not paying before, but i am now. >> the official leaf collection and the district starts november after the storm. as far as the beaches, we also have reporters there, bethany beach, taking this very seriously, very worried about beach erosion. they just spent the past two beach.ebuilding the they're worried this hurricane literally change the landscape. jennifer donelan, abc 7 news. >> we will talk more about sandy broadcast, and a new advisory will be released before 11:00. also, the latest is always on >> the race for the white house the battleground of virginia including a presidential dominionthe old city.l in all, three virginia cities re hosting campaign events today. ryan was in bristol this morning. will be in charlottesville. president obama played host to people in richm
and given the city's medal of honor. family and extended family escorted him to the ceremony, they could not say enough. >> he is great. i taught him well. >> i am proud of him. he is a good young man. >> august 15, at this alleged tried to shoot his way the family research council johnson worked security. he did not let the opposition to marriage. shot and johnson, but he kept coming. ended the attack. he is a hero for his mother and grandmother and his southeast neighbors. >> it is a little embarrassing. >> it must feel good. >> it does feel good. >> he did not want media in the the mayor's office provided these photographs. his employer was there as well. >> his courageous actions on august 15 save a lot of lives. he received the highest honor in the city. >> leo johnson says he will return to work as soon as he is his doctor. the men pleaded not guilty. is due back in federal court hearing on friday. commuters,d news for prices are on their way down. >> it is almost time for holiday shopping. much the average spend this year. >> there is one trend in fire the next virginia number one
getting. >> from the west to the east, see what ocean city like the day after. >> alexandria is looking like ocea >> as people start to clean up, concerned about new in their neighborhoods. >> kendis gibson is in old town in alexandria. gordon and maureen, this just came up in the last hour and a half. wating this coming and high tide is not even few hours yet. night for a long owners and residents. it is not just the street in particular. king street already has water .or several blocks the fire department is on union ways awayt a little are and they are things of trying to safe.ure everyone is this is how deep it is. my boots are pretty high. city officials handed out sandbags earlier today anticipating this problem. handed out hundreds. they think by the time this is over in 72 hours, and it be as high as 4.5 feet. business owners are preparing. listen. >> i have taken all the was down low,at stock, everything is up high now. if the water comes in, the worst just muddy water cleanup. we will not lose anything. >> that is what they're hoping, this is anything close to isobel, it will
would that do to the city's bottom line? sam has more. >> the city currently has about 100 of the speed and red light cameras generating about $85 million a year and it is about to install about 100 more devices that will fine you for running a stop sign or blocking a crosswalk during gridlock. but the d.c. council wants to limit those fines to no more than $50. >> this is the one i think cause the camera to go off. >> she is here to argue her way out of a $150 ticket. >> $150 is outrageous. >> maybe, maybe not, the two members of the council introduced a bill to tame the uses of these enforcement devices that have brought at least $85 million into the treasury. >> at the same time, provide legitimacy to what we're doing. >> the bill would cut the fat in -- that the fines to no more it undermines the whole credibility of the program in terms of having the public believe this is about public safety. >> the truth is, since the cameras came in, traffic deaths have declined 80%. but do the fines have to be so high? the public reaction to cutting the fines? >> i think they should be as d.c.
the city keep the underground .arage we have been blessed the toense and have seen fit work with us. when will we see this? but if you mean construction, probably a couple of years from now. some neighbors hate the idea, calling it "georgetown uptown." i do not want georgetown on georgia avenue. just aboutg about -- will be happy fences will be coming so everybody can use this neighborhood. reporting from northwest washington, at abc7 news. thank you. coming next -- plans for the upcoming winter. details ahead. and it slightly cooler on the way. look at what to expect for the week after the break. devastating news out of the ravens get the nra results for ray lewis. i will tell you what records rg the nra results for ray lewis. i will tell you what records rg how does it brew such great coffee? well, inside the brewer are these green fields of coffee, actually, i just press this button. brew what you love, simply.. keurig. we know you. we know you have to rise early... and work late, with not enough sleep in between. how you sometimes need to geerover to that exit, like, right now. and ho
city bartender is charges tonight. she sold marijuana restaurant where she worked. police officers say here were able to buy marijuana from her, a bartender b cake factory. they found out what was from a number of anonymous tipsters who say she was also selling prescription drugs. >> did you see any zombie's today? ead have descended on d.c. protesters around the country participating in events like this to get the show back on the air and also to raise money for ocal food banks. >> the space shuttle endeavor's n continues. it is taking today's. it is about to get even chillier. >> it is a great night for best ll -- for baseball and a record attendance is expected tonight. we will take you to the ballpark aboutr from the players tonight's game. [ mitt romney ] look at the evidence of the last four years. under the president's policies, middle income americans have been buried. they're just being crushed. middle-income americans havhseen their income come down by $4,300. ththis is a tax in and of itself. i'll call it the economy tax. i'm not going to raise taxes on anyone. my plan is to
on these cameras. >> if you ask the city's police department, they will say the cameras have forced motorists to drive slower in the city. however, if you ask aaa and motorist pang tickets between say that250, they will cases, it isese about revenue. call it the $9 million camera, the revenue the single camera at near the wilson the d.c.ought to government in the fiscal year that just ended. >> i did moved back here about a couple of months ago. he just moved back from california. >> minutes later in the other i-395. him on welcome home. numbers show that in fiscal year made $85 million on traffic cameras all lu. -- alone. 32% then d.c. made a year ago. >> they probably cannot live without it. to this now addicted revenue. almost $200 million a year. >> d.c. police planted fatality statistics. years, a 56% 10 decrease in traffic fatalities. 16 so far in 2012. even so, speed camera finds -- >> the amounts are so real, they are too much. d.c. council members of would cut the fines to $50. says he is opposed. are that would cost $19 million in revenue. crisis in now to the syria, the white house
to city talking about emergency operations. >> if it is on top of us or to the west, that could be serious storm surge. we don't know which path by go.icane will what we can do is make sure we are covering all bases. >> street crews were removing leaves. .> people are talking about it like a reasonably s possibility. hiseanwhile, scott makes of the day, talking had of the arrival. >> i clean out my daughters. -- i cleaned up my gutters. >> in kensington, they were preparing for multistate power outages. a nightmare scenario for utility companies. pepco has all hands on deck and r contractors, they're extra workers. in rehoboth beach, sandbagging is well underway. >> we are very concerned. >> the virginia governor also state of emergency. >> they are pre planning instead of being reactive. >> we will do everything to make sure this race goes off at 10:55. amphibious. we like rain. we call it liquid sunshine. >> some counties are handing like charles county. are waiting until tomorrow, including the district. the big concern, the leaves. says if your bond to leaves in your front yard, don't
. >> the aftermath of sandy forcing the evacuation of another new york city hospital tonight. about 500 patients are being moved out of the facility because workers are in the process of pumping 17 million gallons from the basement of the hospital. speaking of flooding, although some subway stations in new york look like this, officials say limited self-service should start again tomorrow. the mayor of seaside heights new jersey, called the damage to his city catastrophic. two peers have been swallowed up by the ocean, and the entrance to the community is under water -- two piers have been swallowed up by the ocean. stay with abc 7 news and for the latest on sandy's aftermath and send us your damage pictures. >> the hunt is on in virginia tonight for a man accused of throwing pipe bombs at three stafford county homes. his targets -- a stafford county detective and a deputy. the sheriff's office along with state and federal agencies say laurence stewart tossed the first pipe bomb around 7:00 yesterday morning, and the second half an hour later. while there was some damage to some of the
of the rain will stay south , but theof the city fog is the story. declining visibility and very tonight and early tomorrow. all kinds of stuff is coming up for you in a few minutes. a story from nw washington tonight. americane students at were assaulted near campus. l the attacks happened in the evening orn the late early morning. the women were walking in the n massachusetts avenue when someone walked up behind them and wrote them. -- groped them. texting years after the beltway sniper attacks, we are remembering that event. gripped the area four weeks as john allen muhammad and lee killed 10 people and injured 13. >> going in picking up your , it was from school scary. >> parking in the parking lot see ifking around to .anse are any white man >> muhammad was executed in 2009. malvo is spending the rest of in prison in virginia. >> daring schedule course, you chevy caprice driven muhammed and lee boyd malvo. the collection is available for viewing and private towards scheduled for october 23. >> war tonight in the killing of four americans in libya. committee says a has requestedbya r
to by your friend a drink, if your friend is another city. participating restaurant and pay for it and your friend gets an e-mail that can be immediately and not just for drinks, but you can buy , and even, the tickets. the makers are launching it in washington state with 40 participating and hope to expand soon. in the men's room or something? different app. let talk about the weather. temperatures around the area mostly in the '50s. a mild night-- cloudiness. temperatures, near 81 and a slow n temperatures and the change in the weather pattern. and we're in the '50s looking at the connection to a front and what ever tropical storm sandy to the south. you can keep updated at . we have an interesting look whether ande corps years past. whether ande corps [ mitt romney ] we have to work on a collaborative basis. look, the reason i'm in this race is there are people th that are really hurting day in this country. and we face this deficit -- could crush the future generations. and republicans and democrats both love america but we need to have leadership -- leadership in washington tha
after losing the first two games. they win the best of 5, 6-4. sadness at of new york city. joe's still says he will manage tonight against the orioles in game 4. everyone is still talking about last night. he blasted two zingers. this shot in the 12th. up 2-1. game 4 is tonight. >> how big is the not in your stomach? >> i do not having not in my stomach. -- a knot in my stomach. >> he does not have they knot. that was not the only walk off. detroit and oakland. smith will try to score from second. yes, sir. the a's when bank and the dramatic season continues. -- win and the dramatic season continues. the redskins play host to the vikings on sunday. while all the other nfl matches have been updated in las vegas, the odds on the redskins have not because of the uncertainty around rgiii. he was back on the field today. everybody is optimistic that he will start on sunday. but the cable be the defense. -- but the key will be the defense. >> he looks pretty good. he still has great vision. he is not 100%, he is 98%. >> basketball fans, the wizard's play a preseason game. tipoff is 7:00 at t
nice days ahead of us. >> here's a live look across the city. you can see some bands that will clear the area tonight. very chilly in the morning. a nice warmup tomorrow but not as warm as today. you can see the ups and downs over the next few days. more about this and the forecast coming up. >> good baseball weather. abc world news is coming up pamela howze: it just seems like such an... infringement on our lives. how dare they step into my life that way. it's none of their business. he's trying to restrict us again. he's taking us backwards. george allen is the last thing we need in washington. anncr: the democratic senatorial campaign committee is... responsible for the content of this advertising.
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